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Below-zero wind chills expected after midnight throughout area

Below-zero wind chills expected after midnight throughout area

Sunday morning until 10 a.m. Monday morning. Monday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6, but wind hill values as low as -9; south-southwest wind around 11 miles per hour. Expect sunny skies though Friday; the long-range forecast has clouds moving back in Friday night and Saturday. Tonight: Clear and cold. Southwest wind 7 to 14 miles per hour.


India, Tajikistan to help Kabul: President

India, Tajikistan to help Kabul: President

We appreciate Tajikistan's role in the Central Asian region as a mainstay against forces of extremism, radicalism and terrorism. The two leaders also called for exploring the possibility of increasing flight operations between the two countries.


Aleppo rebels on alert as govt forces block road: rebels

Aleppo rebels on alert as govt forces block road: rebels

Journalist Zouhir Al Shimale was among about a thousand civilians who were detained by pro-government militias on Friday night when their convoy was stopped as the ceasefire collapsed. The United Nations, alongside other worldwide aid agencies, appealed to the Syrian government to restart the evacuation efforts in eastern Aleppo. In the hours that the evacuation was in operation, buses carrying civilians out of east Aleppo were fired upon.


In Tunisia Govt says drone expert killed by 'foreigners'

In Tunisia Govt says drone expert killed by 'foreigners'

It did not give further details, but said it was "determined to protect all Tunisian citizens and to pursue those guilty of carrying out assassination inside and outside" the country. The enthusiasm with which the Palestinian Islamists seized on Al-Zoari's death suggested an opportunistic bid to propagandize their military capabilities.


Three St Stephen's Delhi students drown in Kerala river

Three St Stephen's Delhi students drown in Kerala river

The bodies were recovered and kept at the Taluk hospital at Perumbavoor. Around 5.30pm on Friday, Chandra, Patel and Jose ventured into the river from an unfenced point, strictly off-limits to tourists. Maria Benny, the daughter of the resort owner jumped into the waters after her father in a desperate effort to save him nearly drowned but was luckily pulled out from the water by the locals.